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Assembly A - 2nd Shift

Tempe, Arizona

Job ID CS20211510-71063
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Our Business and Operations team has an unwavering focus on our commitment to excellence in everything we do. They’re the backbone of our ability to deliver mission solutions with speed, innovation and flawless execution.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Experienced
  • Location: On Site
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  • Collaborative
  • Detail-Oriented
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  • Organized
  • Strategic
  • Technical


My favorite part of working for L3Harris is knowing that the parts that I procure go into products that help save lives.

Lizzie, Procurement Associate, Rochester, NY

L3Harris Work Perks

  • Health

    • Medical with a High Deductible and traditional PPO plan options, as well as, vision and a full array of supplemental health benefits
    • A doctors' service to help with referrals and second opinions for you, your family, and parents

  • Family

    • 4 weeks of paid parental leave for moms and dads
    • Fertility treatment
    • Subsidized backup childcare and eldercare
    • Adoption assistance - $5,000 per adoption/$15,000 per employee
    • Pet insurance

  • Well-Being

    • No cap to your PTO time (for exempt employees)
    • Dress for your day - wear what works for you at work
    • Legal plan for you, your family, and parents
    • Discount platform

Job Description

L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 48,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.


Job Title: Assembly A - 2nd Shift

Job Code: CS20211510-71063

Job Location: Tempe, AZ

This position is eligible for 10% shift differential

Job Description

The Assembler/Operator’s primary function is to perform one or a combination of a variety of tasks utilizing manual dexterity. Working with small, fragile parts, the Assembler/Operator assembles modules that meet all specifications in order to build intensifier tube components. The Assembler/Operator must be able to follow and interpret work instructions and make operation entries on a computer terminal.

The Assembler/Operator will adhere to procedures and work instructions to perform a variety of processes on substrates or components to achieve quality and yield goals set by their department.

  • Produce a quality product that meets the customer specifications and maintain sufficient inventory to satisfy internal and external customers
  • Process components through various assigned assembly operations
  • Assembly tasks may include soldering, inspections, assembly operations using a microscope, and work in a clean room or dark room environment
  • Follow work instructions and make processing entries on computer terminals
  • Perform work with chemicals such as isopropyl alcohol, acetone, various potting compounds
  • Excellent manual dexterity; handling and manipulating fragile electronic components
  • Consistent output, attention to detail and quality of work
  • Use Basic computer skills (Microsoft Office)


  • Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent with 0 to 3 years of prior related experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • J-STD Solder Certification preferred
  • 3+ years’ experience with glass inspection or semiconductor or printed circuit board with a microscope (Stereo and compound)
  • 3+ years’ experience with optical / surface finish callouts / tolerances (flatness, parallelism, scratch/dig, etc.)
  • 3+ years’ experience with light machining Lathe, tool grinders, plus any optical surfacing equipment
  • Ability to create clear written documentation (i.e. work instructions, data sheets, etc…)
  • Ability to communicate effectively to all levels engineering, management, and production.
  • Related manufacturing work experience (including soldering, high volume production, assembly)
  • Ability to use chemicals and solvents (isopropyl alcohol, acetone, various potting compounds)
  • Must have strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Basic computer skills (Microsoft Office)
  • Must be able to work alone or with others
  • Knowledge of all safety (mechanical, chemical, electrical) procedures applicable to job
  • Must be able to multi-task
  • Prolonged standing for majority of shift
  • Manual Dexterity
  • Hand-eye coordination
  • Bending, stoop

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.

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